September 9, 2019

Today’s IT environments are complex—often involving legacy software and hardware, new and trending technologies, and encompassing data centres, mobile devices, and the cloud.  With so many different s...

August 19, 2019

If one thing is true about technology—it’s that data and the need to both store and protect it aren’t going away.  But surprisingly, many organisations have fallen behind in adopting a more future-for...

July 30, 2019

Find Out The Four Areas You Need to Focus On

Today’s IT leaders want to transform their organisations into more agile, efficient, and evolutionary forces inside their respective businesses. 

It’s a har...

February 26, 2018

I was in the US earlier this year, and during an extended layover I found myself picking up a book. I was in the mood for something educational, instead of my usual fiction or biographical selections,...

October 23, 2017

It is only at the time of a real incident, that the weaknesses of your DR plan are realised. 

Your DR plan covers the transition to a disaster footing, but what happens when the floodwaters recede, you...

October 17, 2017

When we think about disaster, we tend to think of the dramatic. In Australia, that’s not unreasonable – we do seem to get more than our share of bushfires and floods. Crises of human origin are common...

October 11, 2017

When a CryptoLocker ransomware swept the world recently, the effect was extraordinary. A surgeon lost access to computers mid-operation, retailers lost access to point of sale equipment, and individua...

October 4, 2017

I think I am justifiably proud of my son.  He’s a 'top of the class' boy and he attends a special class for kids who are a bit more advanced – they quaintly call it an 'Opportunity Class' but it blows...

September 28, 2017

Just as some people are more likely than others to jump out of planes or ride fast motorcycles, so businesses have different attitudes to risk. Unlike individuals, though, businesses may have to meet...

August 21, 2017

Managing infrastructure can be like refereeing a children’s football game. Things change fast, you’re surrounded by clamouring voices expressing different needs, and while you pay attention to the off...

August 18, 2017

I was privileged to be in Singapore this week attending an IBM workshop on their excellent B2B Integration portfolio - think EDI, managed file transfer, secure proxy and other unexciting but desperate...

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